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06/26/1905-The wooden steamer Plowboy, full with tourists from a Knights of Pythias gathering, hit a reef just west of Eagle Harbor but was recovered.

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06/28/1881-The post office at Minong, Isle Royale is discontinued, the mail sent to Houghton

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A Woven Rag Rug Workshop for Beginners

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06/30/1878-The tug Ontario caught fire off of the Huron Islands but the fire was extinguished and the vessel saved

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07/01/1882-The light at the Passage Island Lighhouse was exhibited (illuminated) for the first time.

06/31/1983-The Eagle Harbor post office is discontinued, the mail sent to Mohawk

07/01/1975-The status of the post office at Eagle Harbor changes to a community post office of Mohawk

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07/03/1836-The Wisconsin Territory is split off of the Michigan Territory leaving the Michigan Territory to resemble the State of Michigan boundaries.

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07/04/1800-The Indiana Territory is formed which includes all but the eastern tip of the U.P.

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07/05/1845-Levi Mc Keen of Fishkill Landing ,NY received Lease 33 for 3 miles square near Manitou Island , T47N , for the

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07/07/1845-Henry G. Hubbard of Utica ,NY applied for permit 666 for 1 square mile near ,T57N , R32W for the Douglas Houghton Company

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07/08/1869-The Portage Lake Mining Gazette reported that an unknown tug had earlier experienced mechanical problems and had been towed into Eagle Harbor.

07/08/1900-The Houghton County Street Railway Company moves their office from Houghton to Hancock

07/08/1870-The post office at Clifton was discontinued. No record of forwarding the mail was made.

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07/09/1845-John Milford of Hyde Park ,NY applied for permit 697 for 1 square mile near Keweenaw ,T57N , R33W for the Rosendale Company

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07/11/1845-Joseph A. Peck of Pontiac ,MI applied for permit 360 for 1 square mile near ,T57N , R31W for the Ohio Trap Rock Silver & Copper Mining Company

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07/12/1878-A post office named Conglomerate Bay was established on Isle Royale at Conglomerate Bay.

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07/15/1916-The post office at Slingerville is discontinued, the mail sent to Duluth

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07/16/1845-Frederick W. Kirtland of Jackson ,MI applied for permit 859 for 1 square mile near ,T57N , R33W for the

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07/17/1890-The DSS&A purchases the Marquette, Houghton& Ontonagon Railroad

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07/18/1871-The schooner David Ferguson broke free of the dock at Eagle River in a gale, ran ashore, but was recovered.

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07/19/1913-A post office is established at Slingerville on Isle Royale

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07/22/1845-Samuel E. Mandlebaum of Not Recorded ,MS received Lease 35 for 3 miles square near Point Keweenaw , T58N , R46W for the Bohemian Company

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07/24/1908-The Houghton County Traction Company, an electric railroad, incorporates to run from S. Kearsarge to Mohawk

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07/26/1899-The Houghton County Street Railway Company incorporates, an electric railroad, opens in 1901

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07/27/1871-The Portage Lake Mining Gazette reported that the iron side-wheeler India had earlier become disabled off Eagle Harbor but had been repaired

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07/30/1851-The post office named Fort Wilkins was re-established.

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07/31/1913-The Ojibway post office is discontinued, mail sent to Mohawk

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08/01/1959-The status of the Eagle Harbor post office changes to a rural station of the Mohawk post office.

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08/05/1935-The gas vessel Eleanora runs ashore at Keweenaw Point

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